Episode 163 - James Maloney

March 31, 2020

 

 

 

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In this podcast

3:44 - Welcome James Maloney
3:55 - Life in France prior to Corona
5:52 - How he chooses places to live and play
7:08 - What the fans are like in France
9:40 - Media scrum now Israel Folau has joined the club
10:35 - How the club has handled the lockdown
12:09 - Thoughts on life after footy
14:47 - Best coach spray
15:44 - Being born in Orange and the Maloney family background
17:17 - Finding footy
18:06 - Moving to the Central Coast
21:30 - The North Sydney Bear Jersey Flegg open trial
22:44 - How he got picked up by Parramatta
24:30 - Wentworthville extra time grand final
25:42 - Why he left Parra
26:20 - Where he learnt to goal kick
29:08 - Who he supported as a kid
29:32 - Army camps in Melbourne
31:45 - Debuting in first grade at 23
33:20 - First grade debut with the big 4
34:20 - Moving from a role player to a dominant playmaker
36:16 - Partnering up with Shaun Johnson
37:29 - First grand final with the Warriors
39:33 - Moving to the Roosters
41:12- Differences between Craig Bellamey and Trent Robinson
43:04 - Pearcey and finally winning an Origin series
43:50 - How Freddy called him back for game 2 in 2019
46:09 - Stepping up as the main playmaker for NSW
47:58 - How felt when Teddy went over for a match winner
50:11 - Why he moved to the Sharks
52:04 - Blow ups with Wade Graham at training
54:20 - Designing game plans with Chad Townsend and Shane Flanagan
55:00 - Celebrations and crowd surfing in Northies
58:00 - Cutting to celebrations to head to Australian camp
58:55 - Who Jimmy thinks is the biggest pest his played with
1:00:05 - The origins of the word BBQing alone
1:01:42 - Favourite try
1:02:00 - Most memorable goal
1:03:00 - Favourite ground
1:05:28 - Smartest team mate
1:05:48 - Funniest team mate
1:06:43 - 5 people he would invite to a private dinner party

 

 

 

JAMES MALONEY

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One of the real characters of rugby league, James is currently playing for the Catalans in the English Super League. His record in Australia speaks for itself, winning premierships with the Roosters in 2013 and Sharks in 2016. In the NRL he played 247 games across Melbourne,New Zealand, Sydney Roosters, Cronulla and Penrith scoring 64 trys and kicking 772 goals, 8 field goals for 1825 points. His rep career includes 3 games forNSW Country, 14 games for New South Wales and

3 Test Matches for Australia.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Related Episodes - Episode 132: Steve Menzies | Episode 156: Cameron Murray | 

Episode 150: Denan Kemp | Episode 155: Christian Welch

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